In this video Gabriel Chaile talks about his beginnings as an artist, he affirmation of his indigenous origins, and his artistic practice. In conversation with Hans Ulrich Obrist, Chaile shares his interest in anthropology and elaborates on how creativity emerges in extreme situations.
“As a child I always liked history, but I did not know where we came from, and I wanted to know about that. Who where my great-grandparents? I wanted to track down the family genealogy.”
– Gabriel Chaile